BERNARDITA “MERLYN” BENIGNO AGBAYANI
Age 78, of Honolulu, passed away March 30, 2011 at Queen’s Medical Center. Born April 20 1932 in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Bernie retired from the Ilikai Hotel and was very active at Our Lady of the Mount Church, Filipino Catholic Club and with the United Vintarinians of Hawaii.
She is survived by husband, Ramon V. Agbayani; daughters, Melva (Darrell) Ross of Alabama, Melinda (Harry) Zisko; brothers, Fred Benigno, Geroni Benigno of Philippines, Iniego Benigno of Philippines; sisters, Leonora Agpalza, Emilia Ventura of Philippines; three granddaughters; one great-granddaughter; nieces, nephews and many other family members.
Visitation 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday April 12 2011 at Mililani Downtown Mortuary, Service 7 p.m. Visitation also 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday April 13 2011 at Our Lady of The Mount Church, Mass 10 a.m. Burial 11:30 a.m. at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific/Punchbowl.